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Habitat for Humanity plans to open ReStore, build seniors’ housing in Salmon Arm

Spokesperson for Kamloops location says details could be finalized by next month

Ten-year-old cleans up garbage left at White Lake campground

Shuswap father and son remove eight garbage cans worth from campsites, washroom areas

North Okanagan students to host candidate forum

Event is open to the public Tuesday, 6 p.m. Kalamalka campus of Okanagan College

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Downtown Kelowna team checks on those sheltering outside
Penticton welcomes Christmas
Kelowna remembers road crash victims
Mary Ann Murphy places second in Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola riding

Prestigious award renamed for late Okanagan wine pioneer Harry McWatters

McWatters died in July leaving an ‘industry in mourning’

Election 2019: Harwinder Sandhu –NDP candidate for North Okanagan-Shuswap

Harwinder Sandhu is running for the NDP in the North Okanagan-Shuswap riding

  • Oct 9, 2019

North Okanagan-Shuswap candidates talk climate action, pipelines at Vernon forum

Labour shortages, climate crisis, interprovincial trade and more were discussed

Easing the pain: Group formed to help chronic pain sufferers in Salmon Arm

The first of Pain BC’s chronic pain meetings in Salmon Arm will be held Oct. 22

Downtown Salmon Arm’s paving extravaganza remains on schedule

Work to be completed by end of week, as long as no delays from weather

Okanagan vagrancy, crime continues to upset

Senior home victim of crime again, other residents share fears

Election 2019: Cindy Derkaz –Liberal Party candidate for North Okanagan-Shuswap

Cindy Derkaz is running for the Liberal Party in the North Okanagan-Shuswap riding

  • Oct 8, 2019

Beware: Requests to test water in people’s homes in Malakwa draw suspicion

Door-to-door visits do not match the timing or description of the last CSRD consultant visit to the area

Salmon Arm RCMP want help finding car that knocked woman off bike

Cyclist in South Shuswap struck by side mirror as vehicle passed her

Election 2019: Mel Arnold –Conservative Party candidate for North Okanagan-Shuswap

Mel Arnold is running for the Conservative Party in the North Okanagan-Shuswap riding

  • Oct 7, 2019

Update: Train and SUV collide in Canoe, driver flees

CP Rail confirms the crew of the train was not injured

NDP calls out Okanagan Green candidates for views on abortion

“The bad old days of women dying in back-alley abortions must never return,” said Green Party Leader

Disability issues dominate North Okanagan-Shuswap forum

Candidates grilled about accessibility to a range of support and services at Vernon forum

Candidates tackle climate change, immigration and housing at Salmon Arm forum

North Okanagan-Shuswap contenders share views on topical issues

Remains of Shuswap men confirmed in crashed plane missing for 31 years

Ernie Whitehead and Len Dykhuizen took off from Eagle Bay on a fishing trip, never to be seen again